S. L. Lewis Elementary School

S. L. Lewis Elementary School serves 577 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
S. L. Lewis Elementary School operates within the Fulton County School District.

Overview

The student population of 577 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 577 students
S. L. Lewis Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
S. L. Lewis Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade S. L. Lewis Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
S. L. Lewis Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
S. L. Lewis Elementary School Asian (1994-2002)
Hispanic
3%
12%
S. L. Lewis Elementary School Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
94%
37%
S. L. Lewis Elementary School Black (1994-2012)
White
n/a
44%
S. L. Lewis Elementary School White (1994-2009)
All Ethnic Groups S. L. Lewis Elementary School Sch Ethnicity S. L. Lewis Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.12 0.66
S. L. Lewis Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
88%
51%
S. L. Lewis Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
7%
S. L. Lewis Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 97,950 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Fulton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
103
5
Number of Students Managed 97,950 3,298
Fulton County School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,043 MM $34 MM
Fulton County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,129 MM $36 MM
Fulton County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,816 $9,939
Fulton County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,789 $10,367
Fulton County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hapeville Charter Career Academy (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hapeville Charter Career Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nolan Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Atlanta Hapeville Charter Career Academy
    Charter School
    6045 Buffington Rd
    Atlanta , GA , 30349
    (404)766-0101
    Charter School
    1.1  mi  |  535  students  |  Gr.  9-11
  • Union City South Metro Psychoeducational Program
    Alternative School
    4025 Flat Shoals Rd
    Union City , GA , 30291
    (770)696-8142
    Alternative School
    1.2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • College Park Nolan Elementary School
    2725 Creel Rd
    College Park , GA , 30349
    (770)991-7950
    1.3  mi  |  753  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • College Park Banneker High School
    5935 Feldwood Rd
    College Park , GA , 30349
    (770)969-3410
    1.4  mi  |  1239  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • College Park Mcnair Middle School
    2800 Burdett Rd
    College Park , GA , 30349
    (770)991-4160
    1.6  mi  |  728  students  |  Gr.  6-8

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
10 Money-Saving Tips for Back-to-School Shopping
10 Money-Saving Tips for Back-to-School Shopping
One of the most stressful parts of back-to-school season is making sure your children get everything they need, without breaking the bank. Here are 10 expert back-to-school shopping tips to get what you need on a budget.
Knowledge is Power Program: A Strong Model for Public Schools
As many traditional public schools struggle to close the achievement gap, Knowledge is Power Program schools seem to have the right formula for helping poverty-stricken and minority students achieve success. In this article, we examine how KIPP schools are making their students’ futures much brighter.
Urban Public Schools Come to the Rescue of Black Boys
Public schools across the nation are implementing programs that help keep young black men in school and off the streets. Boosting graduation rates, reducing gang involvement and violence, and providing positive male role models are just a few of the common elements of these programs. Yet, the achievement gap between black boys and other peer groups remains extremely wide.